E-books

The Library provides information on where to purchase e-books of Korean literature. In addition, you can find free e-books in the Library's digital collection

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  • PachinkoMin Jin Lee

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    2017
    November 21, 2016 Lee’s ( Free Food for Millionaires ) latest novel is a sprawling and immersive historical work that tells the tale of one Korean family’s search for belonging, exploring questions of history, legacy, and identity across four generations. In the Japanese-occupied Korea of the 1910s...
  • The AccusationBandi

    In 1989, a North Korean dissident writer, known to us only by the pseudonym Bandi, began to write a series of stories about life under Kim Il-sung's totalitarian regime. Smuggled out of North Korea and set for publication around the world in 2017, The Accusation provides a unique and shocking...
  • The Things You Can See Only When You Slow DownHaemin sunim

    As heard on NPR's All Things Considered — A multimillion-copy bestselling book of spiritual wisdom about the importance of slowing down in our fast-paced world "Is it the world that's busy, or is it my mind?" The world moves fast, but that doesn't mean we have to. In this bestselling mindfulness...
  • RecitationSuah Bae

    The meeting between a group of emigrants and a mysterious, wandering actress in an empty train station sets the stage for Bae Suah's fragmentary yet lyrical meditation on language, travel, and memory. As the actress recounts the fascinating story of her stateless existence, an unreliable narrator...
  • Romantic Tales from Old Korea

    There are not many old Korean love tales, but everyone knows the story of Chunhyang.In 1892, the first Korean to visit Paris, Hong Jong-u, helped publish a French version of the story of Chunhyang.Titled "Fragrant Springtime" (the meaning of "Chunhyang"), it is the first Korean story ever published...
  • The History of Korean Literature: From Ancient Times to the Late Nineteenth CenturyKO MI SOOK / JUNG MIN / JUNG BYUNG SUL

    An easy to read, extensive exploration of premodern Korean literature. The work covers the beginning of Korean literature until the end of the nineteenth century and would be ideal for students in Korean or Asian literature classes.
  • Unter dem Odong-baum, Koreanische Sagen und Märchen

    The Digital Library of Korean Classics is a project undertaken by Literature Translation Institute of Korea (LTI Korea) to digitalize selected translated titles of Korean classics published in the late nineteenth to the early twenty-first century. LTI Korea is an affiliate of the Ministry of...
  • ​Songgang kasa: a shijo poet at the court of King SonjoChong Ch΄ol

    The Digital Library of Korean Classics is a project undertaken by Literature Translation Institute of Korea (LTI Korea) to digitalize selected translated titles of Korean classics published in the late nineteenth to the early twenty-first century. LTI Korea is an affiliate of the Ministry of...
  • Shijo Rhythms Yi I et al.

    The Digital Library of Korean Classics is a project undertaken by Literature Translation Institute of Korea (LTI Korea) to digitalize selected translated titles of Korean classics published in the late nineteenth to the early twenty-first century. LTI Korea is an affiliate of the Ministry of...
  • Selected Poems of Kim SakkatKim Sakkat

    The Digital Library of Korean Classics is a project undertaken by Literature Translation Institute of Korea (LTI Korea) to digitalize selected translated titles of Korean classics published in the late nineteenth to the early twenty-first century. LTI Korea is an affiliate of the Ministry of...
  • Le Bois sec Refleuri

    Digital Library of Korean Classics (Bibliothèque numérique des classiques coréens), projet élaboré par LTI Korea (Institut de traduction littéraire de Corée), a pour objet de numériser des traductions choisies d’œuvres classiques coréennes publiées entre la fin du dix-neuvième et le début du vingt-...
  • Der Mond gespiegelt in tausend Flüssen: Das Leben des Buddha Gautama in verse gesetzt im Jahre 1447 von

    Die Digital Library of Korean Classics (Digitale Bibliothek koreanischer Klassiker) ist ein Projekt des Literature Translation Institute of Korea (LTI Korea) zur Digitalisierung ausgewählter Übersetzungen koreanischer Klassiker, die im späten 19. Jahrhundert bis zum frühen 21. Jahrhundert...

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